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galefly wrote at 2007-12-03 02:48:23
I am not sure of the spelling either but I believe that it means "to speak frankly". The only place that I have ever seen it is in the OED.


cernunnon wrote at 2008-02-16 06:20:51
The word exeleutherostomise is used by B.S. Johnson in his 1973 novel "Christie Malry's Own Double Entry". In context, I agree that it likely means "to speak freely".


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